Coy Louis Bishop, 32, of Cadiz, passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, December 25, 2022, in the Emergency Room at Harrison Community-Wheeling Hospital. He was born September 20, 1990, in Steubenville, Ohio, a son of Paul Bishop of Cadiz and the late Karen Bishop.

He was a landscaper with John’s Lawns in Cadiz and the drummer for the band Loss of Memory. Coy was well-known and respected throughout the community. He was loved by everyone he encountered. Coy was a person that was larger than life with a one-of-a-kind personality.

He was preceded in death, in addition to his mother, by a brother, Lance Cain.

Surviving, in addition to his father, is his sister, Casey Bishop; brother, Brian Jack; nephews: Lance Rupp, Daniel Rupp, Cruise Bishop, Christian Bishop; and his nieces: Calli Rupp and Nautia Jack.

Calling hours were held on Monday, January 2, 2023, from 4 p.m. until the time of the memorial service at 7 p.m. at Clark-Kirkland-Barr Funeral Home, Cadiz, with John Visser officiating. Burial will be at the convenience of the family.

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